Hms Thunderer

WM reference
40899
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

CHRIST CHURCH
Totland
South Wight
Isle Of Wight
England
OS Grid Ref.: SZ 320 860
Denomination: Church of England

Description

TIMBER FROM HMS THUNDERER WHICH WAS MADE INTO A LYCHGATE DEDICATORY METAL PLAQUE PLACED ON THE GATE

Inscription

THE WOOD OF/ THIS LYCHGATE/ WAS TAKEN FROM/ THE TIMBERS OF/ HMS THUNDERER/ 74 GUNS WHICH/ FOUGHT ON THE/ LEE LINE AT/ TRAFALGAR

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

Napoleonic Wars (1803-1814)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: no
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Metal
Listed?: No

Component

Gate
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Wood
Listed?: No

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

METOT001

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